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Mushrooms for Winter Immune System Health with Scott Koch
Mondays | January 5 & 26 (no classes in between) | 6-9pm | $75 tuition + $25 materials Make a Medicinal Mushroom Tincture to Boost Your Immunity Through lecture and demonstration, students will explore the culture, science and economy of fungi and, specifically, their medicinal and therapeutic applications. Students will become familiar with local populations of mushrooms and their various health benefits, and use locally harvested mushrooms to create their own double extract mushroom tincture for home medicinal use. A second class takes place three weeks later, during which students will complete and bottle their double-extract tinctures to take home. They will also learn more about what species of mushrooms are beneficial to human health and about the rapidly evolving mushroom industry.